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Toyota 86 2021 bakal dijual di Jepun sahaja, dan Subaru BRZ untuk pasaran global?

Kembar Toyota 86 dan Subaru BRZ mungkin mengambil arah yang berbeza pada 2021, menurut Creative311. Ini berlaku setelah desas-desus bahawa Subaru BRZ 2020 telah dihentikan.Toyota 86 Black Limited.​Dengan pelancaran Subaru BR-Z Final Edition dan Toyota 86 Black Limited di Jerman dan Jepun, nampaknya khabar angin itu tidak berasas.Oleh kerana kedua-dua model ini berkongsi platform, kita hanya perlu menunggu masa sahaja untuk 86 dihentikan. ​Jadi bagaimana kembar Toyobaru seterusnya? Kami tahu baha

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Jul 31, 2020

New generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ confirmed

Toyota Motor Corporation and Subaru Corporation have agreed to deepen their business relationship. Toyota announced on Friday that it will increase its stake in Subaru from 16.8% to 20%. In return, Subaru will purchase 80 billion Yen worth of Toyota shares. Both companies also confirmed that they will continue to develop the next generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ.Apart from the upcoming Toyota 86/BRZ duo, Toyota and Subaru will also co-develop a platform dedicated to battery electric vehi

Eric

Eric

Oct 1, 2019

Why were the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ discontinued before its replacement was named?

What is the future of the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ? Commonly referred to as the Toyobaru twins due to their shared development, it seems that the future of this model hangs in the balance after being abruptly discontinued in July.The 86 at its debut.The current-gen Japanese coupe has been around for eight years, first breaking cover in August 2012.Sure, it’s been a long time coming, but after its discontinuation and lack of news from the carmakers themselves, fans have been

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 24, 2020

After the Toyobaru 86/BRZ, meet the Subaru-Toyota Evoltis, due Oct 2021

The collaboration between Subaru and Toyota is not new, beginning with the Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ development in 2009, until it officially went on sale to the public in 2012. Moving forward to 2019, Subaru have announced another collaboration work with Toyota to develop an EV-only platform for medium and large-sized passenger cars, along with a C-segment type of SUV.The Subaru Evoltis as it is christened, will be similarly sized to the Subaru XV, features a 280 horsepower electric powertrain capab

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 22, 2020

No more recond Subaru BRZ from Japan soon, 2021 Toyota 86 to debut in May as GR86

We’ve already seen the 2021 Subaru BRZ making its global debut in the US, so it’s only natural to ask when the other half of the Toyobaru coupe twin will be launched. According to Japanese sources, the answer is May 2021.As before, the second generation Toyota 86 will mirror the Subaru BRZ’s mechanicals, built by Subaru to. Like the Subaru BRZ, the ‘flat-four’ engine’s capacity has been increased to 2.4-litre.The body is slightly longer and wider too, and kerb

Hans

Hans

Dec 9, 2020

Next-gen 2021 Toyota 86 to be Japan-only, and 2021 Subaru BRZ for the rest of us?

It seems like the Toyota/Subaru twins might take a different direction come 2021, cites Creative311. This comes after rumours that the 2020 Subaru BRZ has been discontinued.The Toyota 86 Black LimitedWith the launches of the Subaru BR-Z Final Edition and the Toyota 86 Black Limited runout specials in Germany and Japan respectively, it seems that the rumour isn't unfounded.Since both models share a platform, it’s only a matter of the time before the 86 gets discontinued too.So what

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 22, 2020

Next-gen Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ to get N/A 2.4L engine with 220 PS/240 Nm

A common complaint for the Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ, or some call them the Toyobaru, is that it lacks power. This is a rather controversial topic because some are adamant that it isn’t about the straight-line performance, it’s all about the fun, twisty bits.However, it seems feedback from both sides have been taken into consideration.According to Best Car, the next generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ will use a larger, 2.4-litre naturally aspirated flat-four engine that makes 220 PS and

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 24, 2020

Buying a used Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ? Here are the common problems to look out for

Today, you can pick up a used or reconditioned Toyota 86 or Subaru BRZ for around RM 90-150k and there are plenty of choices. As you can still buy an unregistered unit from grey importers, you can still get financing at affordable rates. By now, most of the common problems have been identified and fixes are available. Even then, what should you look out for?History of the Toyobaru TwinsWhen these 2 models made its world debut back in 2012, the automotive world lost its collective minds. Here was

Jason

Jason

Dec 26, 2020

Rendered: 2021 Toyota GR86 looking fiercer than its Subaru BRZ twin!

Rendering by Spyder7When the all-new 2020 Subaru BRZ was unveiled, many car fans were excited to see that the spirit of the traditional sports car was still alive and well. However, that model was solely for the USA, the rest of the world would very likely receive its Toyota-badged twin, the upcoming 2021 Toyota GR86.Back in January, we reported leaked patent images of the GR86’s aggressive front bumper. Now, Japanese media has shown its rendering of what the latest Toyota sports car could

CY Foong

CY Foong

Feb 17, 2021

Have a Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86 but not sure where to start modding? Let WapCar Plus show you!

Say, youve been bitten by the sporty Japanese coupe and got yourself a nice Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86. They look cool and are fun to drive - but what if you want a little pep in its step.Which is where WapCar Plus comes in: we have just the video for you, detailing the first five recommended mods that you should do to your Toyobaru twin. You can watch the video below!And in case youre wondering, yes WapCar Plus is our brand-new YouTube channel thats catered towards the fun side of things: think drift

Sanjay

Sanjay

Dec 20, 2020

Toyota, Subaru to announce new model on 5-Apr – Toyota GR 86 or Toyo-baru SUV?

Toyota and Subaru have just announced that they will unveil a new co-developed model in Japan on 5-April 2021. What could it be? Since Toyota Gazoo Racing is mentioned in the joint statement, we are more inclined to believe that it refers to the Toyota GR 86.Remember that although the Subaru BRZ has made its global debut in the US, the model has yet to be launched in Japan, and the Subaru BRZ’s twin the Toyota 86, which will be re-designated as the Toyota GR 86 in the same vein as GR Yaris

Hans

Hans

Mar 25, 2021

Subaru BRZ 2021 bakal dilancarkan hujung tahun ini di Amerika Syarikat!

Kepada peminat Subaru BRZ/Toyota 86, Subaru bakal melancarkan pengganti kepada sportscar dua pintu ini tidak lama lagi!The all-new 2022 Subaru BRZ - World Premiere coming this Fall.Lucky attendees to the 2020 #Subiefest World Record Attempt and Charity Drive got a sneak-peek of our all-new #BRZ. Sign up to receive the latest updates on the world premiere at https://t.co/JJ2TRkfpcK. pic.twitter.com/f0cTuXizFk— Subaru (@subaru_usa) October 4, 2020Model baharu ini telah dipamerkan secara acah

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Oct 7, 2020

Rendered: Could the 2021 Toyota 86 look like this?

The next-generation Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ is expected to be introduced some time in 2021, whereby the Toyobaru duo, as some call them, will be overhauled.First up is the new design – some well-known Japanese outlets have begun rendering the all-new Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ, giving us a speculative look at the new rear-wheel drive coupe.Current-generation Toyota 86The rendered 86/BRZ gets a sharper-looking front-end with a pair of headlights that extend upwards. On the current Toyobaru duo, the

Eric

Eric

Jun 24, 2020

Lakaran: Toyota GR86 2021 – bampar depan lagi garang dari Subaru BRZ!

Lakaran daripada Spyder7.Semasa Subaru BRZ 2021 dilancarkan, banyak peminat kereta sportscar tradisional berasa teruja melihat sebuah lagi jentera pacuan roda belakang daripada negara matahari terbit.Namun begitu, model BRZ ini khas untuk pasaran Amerika Syarikat sahaja. Ini bermakna, kembar BRZ iaitu Toyota GR86 mungkin dijual untuk pasaran lain serata dunia.Pada bulan Januari lepas, kami melaporkan imej paten bampar depan Toyota GR86 yang tertiris. Kali ni media dari Jepun telahpun membuat lak

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Feb 17, 2021

All-new 2021 Subaru BRZ set for launch in fall 2020!

Prepare to get excited Toyobaru fans! That’s because Subaru has announced that the long-awaited successor to one of the WapCar office’s favourite sports car, the all-new Subaru BRZ will have its world debut in fall 2020.The all-new 2022 Subaru BRZ - World Premiere coming this Fall.Lucky attendees to the 2020 #Subiefest World Record Attempt and Charity Drive got a sneak-peek of our all-new #BRZ. Sign up to receive the latest updates on the world premiere at https://t.co/JJ2T

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 5, 2020

Next-gen 2021 Toyota 86 to wear the GR badge

Rendered image by motor.esToyota is currently on a roll, slapping its Gazoo Racing badge on new models, including on the Yaris, creating the stonking little Toyota GR Yaris in the process.Now, if a report from overseas is to be believed, then it looks like the next recipient of the hallowed GR badging is the next-generation Toyota 86.But before you get confused, keep in mind that Toyota has two GR badges - GR for performance-oriented models and GR Sport is for cars with slight chassis upgrades b

Eric

Eric

Dec 1, 2020

Sad news Toyobaru fans, all-new 2022 Subaru BRZ is only for US

Subaru is set to launch its long-awaited all-new 2022 Subaru BRZ on 18-November. However, there’s some bit of unfortunate news. The BRZ will be a US-only model according to reports.There are no plans for the next-gen sports car to be brought over into Europe, a spokesperson told Autocar. This is similar to the Nissan Z Proto which will only be sold in Japan and U.S.A if it enters production.The 2022 BRZ will retain the sleek coupe profile as the outgoing BRZ and sport 18-inch wheels simila

CY Foong

CY Foong

Nov 9, 2020

Toyota files patent for BZ name – next Toyota 86?

Toyota has been quite busy these few months coming off the launch of the Corolla Cross, the refreshed Hilux, and the Yaris Cross. There seems to be nothing stopping the Japanese giant and the world’s largest automotive company.According to Indonesia’s Autonetmagz, Toyota has filed a trademark for a brand-new model name called the BZ. The trademark has been filed through the US Patent Office on 22 May 2020.What does this mean? The BZ name isn’t new to Toyota though. It was used

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jul 28, 2020

Subaru-Toyota bakal cipta hothatch AWD – Impreza WRX STI hatchback pada tahun 2022?

Kerjasama Toyota dan Subaru nampaknya semakin rancak. Pada mulanya, mereka menghasilkan kereta kembar melalui Toyota 86 dan Subaru BRZ. Baru-baru ini, kereta sport tersebut sudahpun memasuki generasi kedua. Kini, mereka sekali lagi ingin bekerjasama untuk membangunkan sebuah hothatch AWD.Apa maklumat yang ada?Subaru WRX STI generasi sekarangBagi anda yang belum tahu, nama ‘Impreza’ dikeluarkan dalam bentuk sedan dan hatchback. Nama ‘WRX’ pula hanya diberi untuk sedan.Wala

Faisal

Faisal

Feb 10, 2021

Intipan: Toyota 86 2021 diuji di Amerika, nampak lebih agresif!

Dengan pengeluaran kembar Toyota 86 dan Subaru BRZ dihentikan, tular imej pengganti sportscar dua tempat duduk ini sedang di Amerika Syarikat baru-baru ini, seperti yang dilaporkan oleh Creative311.com. ​Ia masih mengekalkan bentuk coupe yang biasa, tetapi dengan beberapa kemas kini seperti fender depan dan belakang yang lebih berotot.Sumber Jepun juga memetik bahawa kembar Toyobaru akan berasaskan Subaru Global Platform (SGP), dan kereta itu dikhabarkan berukuran 4,520 mm panjang, 1,780 mm leba

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 10, 2020

Toyota memfailkan paten untuk nama ‘BZ’ – Adakah ia Toyota 86 yang akan datang?

Beberapa bulan ini Toyota cukup sibuk dengan pelancaran Corolla Cross, Hilux yang dikemaskini, dan Yaris Cross. Nampaknya tidak ada yang dapat menghalang syarikat gergasi Jepun dan syarikat automotif terbesar di dunia.Menurut Autonetmagz Indonesia, Toyota telah mengemukakan tanda dagangan untuk nama model baru yang disebut ‘BZ’. Tanda dagangan tersebut telah diajukan melalui US Patent Office pada 22 Mei 2020.Apakah maksud ini? Nama ‘BZ’ bukanlah perkara baru bagi Toyota.

Faisal

Faisal

Aug 5, 2020

BRZ vs GTI: Different ways to driving pleasure

The beauty of the automotive world is that cars, they come in all shapes and sizes. This is no different for the enthusiasts looking for something that makes their hearts skip a beat. There are many ways for us to get our kicks from.For example, on one end of the spectrum, you have the hot hatch of hot hatches, the VW Golf GTI. On the other, you have the Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ. These two cars are as divergent as they come. Yet they bring driving pleasure in their own unique ways. How do I know? I&

Jason

Jason

Jul 3, 2020

Impreza WRX STI hatch revival? Subaru and Toyota to debut AWD hot-hatch in 2022!

The Toyota and Subaru partnership has turned out to be joyfully fruitful one for enthusiasts, because, well, we got two generations of the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins. Now, they want to do it again, this time creating an all-wheel drive (AWD), rally-bred hot-hatch. So what do we know?Current-gen WRX STI.First things first, its vital to know the Impreza nameplate covers both sedans and hatchbacks. Meanwhile, the WRX model line-up is reserved only for sedans. That said, the third-generation (GR

Sanjay

Sanjay

Feb 10, 2021

Owner Review: Finding The Joy of Driving - With Every Moment of My Subaru BRZ For One Year

** This article is the personal experience of a 2012 Subaru BRZ owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCarFacebook: Bryan Yuen16th June 2019 marks the day I picked him up from the dealer, and indeed this was one memorable day, impossible to forget in my memory.About My CarBeing an enthusiast who values driving experience the most, I was on the lookout for something fun and affordable about a year ago. Previously I have set my eyes on a new Honda Civic 1.5, Peugeot 208 G

Owner Review

Owner Review

Jun 29, 2020

The 2021 Toyota GR 86 is here to rage your dreams

After some rumours of a delay (ultimately unfounded), the much-anticipated Toyota GR 86 is finally here. The GR 86 will be the third model in Toyotas motorsport-inspired GR (short for Gazoo Racing) series of sports cars, following in the steps of the GR Supra and GR YarisGR Yaris. As before, the GR 86 is developed and manufactured in partnership with Subaru, who will continue making the identical BRZ model.Staying true to the original format, the GR 86 utilises a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive l

Jason

Jason

Apr 5, 2021

Bocor: Rancangan produk Subaru! Subaru WRX baru akan datang pada tahun 2021?

Imej rancangan produk Subaru hingga tahun 2024 telah bocor, ihsan daripada Autoguide. Nampaknya pelancaran Subaru BRZ dan Subaru WRX generasi baru akan dilancarkan seawal tahun 2021!Walaupun begitu, jangan ambil imej ini sebagai 100% benar kerana Autoguide tidak menawarkan konteks apa pun. Hanya penjelasan yang diberikan ialah imej tersebut mungkin jangkaan produksi atau masa pengeluaran sahaja.Seperti yang kami laporkan sebelum ini kolaborasi kenderaan elektrik (EV) antara Subaru dan Toyota aka

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 15, 2020

Spied: All-new 2021 Toyota 86 spotted testing - 2.4L flat-four, 220 PS and 240 Nm!

With the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins ending production, fans of the two-seater sports cars now have a glimpse at their successor after a prototype was caught testing in the United States recently, as reported by Creative311.comIt still retains its familiar two-door shape, but with some updates such as more muscular-looking front and rear fenders.A Japanese source has also quoted that the Toyobaru twins will be based on the Subaru Global Platform (S

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 10, 2020

Leaked: Subaru's product plan! New-gen Subaru WRX to come in 2021?

A very interesting photo depicting all of Subaru’s product plan all the way through to 2024 has come to our attention courtesy of Autoguide. It looks like the launch of the next Subaru BRZ and Subaru WRX is set as soon as 2021!While the blurry photo seems legit and all, we still caution to view this with a pinch of salt as Autoguide did not offer any context with only an explanation that the graph might be a generalisation of when production is expected to begin.This could be the case

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 14, 2020

Leaked: All-new 2021 Subaru BRZ revealed ahead of debut

Leaked images of the all-new 2021 Subaru BRZ have surfaced ahead of its global debut, which will be happening a little later.The 2021 Subaru BRZ retains the sleek coupe profile as the outgoing BRZ and sport 18-inch wheels that look almost identical to the Toyota GR Yaris.Powertrains are still under wraps but we speculate that it would receive a new 2.4-litre naturally-aspirated boxer engine that produces 220 PS and 240 Nm. A 6-speed manual will be featured along with a possibly new 8-speed autom

Shaun

Shaun

Nov 18, 2020

Subaru BRZ 2022 baharu akan dirasmikan pada 18 November ini!

Berikutan intipan pada bulan yang lalu, Subaru kini baru sahaja mengeluarkan video acah untuk Subaru BRZ 2022.Walaupun tidak banyak yang dapat dilihat, Subaru masih menampilkan gambar lampu hadapan LED yang berbentuk “C”.Berdasarkan intipan yang lalu, Subaru BRZ 2022 mengekalkan profil coupe yang ramping dengan bentuk badan yang menggiurkan. Reka bentuk roda aloi 18 inci yang diperlihatkan juga mirip seperti yang terdapat pada Toyota GR Yaris.Butiran lanjut mengenai Subaru BRZ 2022 d

Faisal

Faisal

Nov 5, 2020